Effects of placebo-controlled continuous and pulsed ultrasound treatments on carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized trial

ARMAĞAN O., Bakilan F., ÖZGEN M., Mehmetoglu O., Oner S.

CLINICS, vol.69, no.8, pp.524-528, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.6061/clinics/2014(08)04
  • Journal Name: CLINICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.524-528
  • Keywords: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Continuous Ultrasound, Pulsed Ultrasound, THERAPEUTIC ULTRASOUND, CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT, NERVE-CONDUCTION, MANAGEMENT
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE: The aim of this placebo-controlled study was to evaluate the effects of pulsed and continuous ultrasound treatments combined with splint therapy on patients with mild and moderate idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome.